Registered Respiratory Therapist
Location:
Nashville , Tennessee
Posted:
February 20, 2018
Reference:
06020-62801
TriStar Skyline Medical Center - Nashville, TN

Skyline Medical Center is part of the Tristar family of hospitals: TriStar Skyline Medical Center is Tennessee's first comprehensive stroke center and a national leader in neuroscience. The facility is equipped with 233 beds and offers a full array of acute care services, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics/spine, rehabilitation and emergency services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, TriStar Skyline is a leading provider of emergency heart care. There are more than 400 physicians on staff, many of whom have offices located right next door in the TriStar Skyline Medical Plaza.


We offer:
Support for Serious Emergencies, with traumatic injury, saving time is crucial. Tristar Skyline is designated to quickly care for severely injured patients and increase chances of survival. Access to emergency treatment across Middle Tennessee and the greater Nashville area. We're located off of I-65, I-24 and Briley Parkway for convenient access. With two helipads located directly outside of the ER to provide rapid response time Trauma rooms located directly inside ambulance entrance Critical care unit, surgical suites and imaging located next to ER for rapid access to diagnosis and treatment.

TriStar Skyline Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT.)

Shifts: Nights (Rotating Weekends)

Department: Respiratory Therapy


POSITION SUMMARY:
The staff respiratory care practitioner provides a variety of technical and clinical therapies to patients of all ages. These therapeutic and diagnostic procedures require rational judgement on the part of the practitioner, and may include respiratory, cardiographic (EKG), pulmonary function and oxygen therapy, along with the clerical duties associated with these procedures.

What we offer:
  • Competitive salary
  • Night and weekend shift differentials
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Consumer discounts
  • And many, many more!

Qualifications:
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an approved (A.M.A) Respiratory Therapy Program
  • Registry eligible for NBRC certification, if newly graduated
  • State Respiratory Therapist licensure with ABG endorsement (New graduates must be licensed within 45 days)
  • BLS, ACLS
  • PC, communication, and math skills

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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